Staples' Wynne wins mile run at nationals
Updated 12:01 am, Tuesday, June 18, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A number of area athletes fashioned memorable performances on Sunday, the third and final day of the New Balance Boys & Girls Outdoor Track National Championships at North Carolina A&T University.
Wynne will attend the University of Virginia in the fall.
St. Joseph High School's Steve D'Ascenio took fourth place in the 10-event, two-day boys decathlon. D'Ascenio's 6,237 points were just 12 out of third place.
Other impressive boys performances Sunday included the 4 x 1 mile relay (Ridgefield High, 14th, 18:01.48), Distance Medley Relay (Ridgefield, 11th, 10:29.47) and Staples High's James Milliken (800 meter emerging elite division, 11th, 1:55.43; one-mile run emerging elite, 24th, 4:25.14).